Cowiche, WA 98923 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 98923: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Cowiche, WA 98923

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 32
  • Single Family Addresses: 375
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Yakima County
  • Centroid: Latitude 46.664, Longitude -120.731
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Cowiche, WA 98923 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,524
Population in Households 1,524
Population in Familes 1,370
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 69
Diversity Index2 74


Total Households 471
Average Household Size 3.24
Family Households 385
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 492 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 297 (60.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 174 (35.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 21 ( 4.3%)
Median Home Value $170,714
Average Home Value $228,535


Median Household Income $59,444
Average Household Income $74,680
Per Capita Income $23,080
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.43% 0.29%
Households 0.45% 0.3%
Families 0.38% 0.26%
Median Household Income   2.56%
Per Capita Income   1.97%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Cowiche, WA 98923 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 98923 to the other 585 ZIP Codes in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 382 35th
Population Density1 # 339 42nd
Diversity Index2 # 58 91st
Median Household Income # 185 69th
Per Capita Income # 431 26th

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